James Meredith (1920 - 1994)

James Meredith
1920 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
James Meredith was born on December 22, 1920. He died on January 5, 1994 at age 73. We know that James Meredith had been residing in Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania 15301.
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James Meredith passed away on January 5, 1994 at 73 years of age. He was born on December 22, 1920. There is no information about James's surviving family. We know that James Meredith had been residing in Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania 15301.
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In 1920, in the year that James Meredith was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1945, at the age of 25 years old, James was alive when on April 12th, President Roosevelt died of natural causes and Harry S. Truman, his Vice-President, became the 33rd President of the United States.

In 1952, at the age of 32 years old, James was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1966, when he was 46 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1994, in the year of James Meredith's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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